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ART SANS FRONTIERES - PONT DE LA PAIX

Welcome to Art Sans Frontières - Pont de la Paix (ASFPP)

FILM FESTIVAL

Our Flagship Festival: BRIDGE OF PEACE Since the year 2022, we have been at the forefront of the digital festival experience with our flagship event, "BRIDGE OF PEACE."

This online festival serves as a virtual bridge connecting filmmakers and audiences, transcending geographical boundaries and fostering a sense of unity through the power of cinema. With each edition, we curate a compelling selection of films that inspire, entertain, and provoke thought, contributing to the vibrant tapestry of global storytelling.
 

MISSION AND VISION

Our association is driven by a mission to foster cultural exchange, promote artistic innovation, and create a global community passionate about the art of filmmaking. We believe in the power of cinema to transcend boundaries, build bridges of understanding, and inspire positive change.

Explore our website to stay updated on festival schedules, film submissions, and exciting announcements.

Join us on this cinematic journey as we continue to shape the landscape of online film festivals, bringing the magic of storytelling to audiences worldwide.

Publishing house: Pont de la Paix

At Pont de la Paix Book Editions, we believe in the transformative power of literature. Our mission is to bridge the gaps between cultures, minds, and hearts through the written word. Founded on the principles of harmony and understanding, Pont de la Paix is dedicated to publishing books that inspire, enlighten, and unite readers across the globe.

We publish catalogs of films, film projects, educational, and fiction literature, offering readers diverse opportunities to immerse themselves in the world of culture and art. 

WE PROMOTE CINEMA

Promoting Cinema: Our Mission at ASFPP

At the Association of Spanish Film Producers and Publishers (ASFPP), we are dedicated to nurturing and advancing the art of cinema. Our mission is to support filmmakers through various initiatives, including:

- Funding Opportunities: We provide grants and financial support to innovative film projects, helping bring creative visions to life.
- Development of Cinematic Projects: From initial concept to final production, we support the development of compelling cinematic projects, ensuring that diverse stories are told.
- Film Production: We assist in the production process, providing resources and expertise to help filmmakers create high-quality films.
- Networking Events: Our events connect filmmakers with producers, investors, and industry professionals, fostering collaboration and growth.
- Bridge of Peace Film Festival: We organize the Bridge of Peace Film Festival, celebrating films that promote cultural understanding and global harmony.
- Educational Programs: We offer workshops, seminars, and mentorship programs to educate and empower the next generation of filmmakers.

Join us in celebrating and promoting the magic of cinema, and be a part of a vibrant community dedicated to storytelling and artistic expression.

 

Upcoming Events


BRIDGE OF PEACE film festival 09-15 November 2024

We created the Bridge of Peace Film Festival in France in order to focus the audience's attention on the pressing problems of humanity, in order to seek and find an answer to the question of how to live in a world without wars, without oppression, how to learn to respect the traditions and culture of other peoples, how to preserve nature and its diversity for new generations.


Cannes Film Festival and Film Market: 14-24 May 2024

As a professional visitor at the Film Festival, you can have access to a wide range of opportunities and activities tailored to industry professionals. Here's what you can typically expect to do:

1. Screenings: Attend exclusive screenings of films from around the world, including premieres, previews, and special presentations. This allows you to discover new talent, trends, and cinematic styles.

2. Networking: Connect with fellow industry professionals, including filmmakers, producers, distributors, and representatives from film agencies. Networking events, receptions, and parties provide valuable opportunities to build relationships, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations.

3. Industry Panels and Workshops: Participate in panel discussions, seminars, and workshops covering various aspects of filmmaking, distribution, financing, and industry trends. These sessions often feature insights from industry experts and provide valuable knowledge and insights.

4. Market Screenings: Attend market screenings where films are showcased for potential buyers, distributors, and investors. This is an excellent opportunity to discover new projects, negotiate deals, and explore business opportunities.

5. Pitch Sessions: Participate in pitch sessions where filmmakers present their projects to industry professionals, including producers, financiers, and distributors. This allows you to discover promising projects and potentially get involved in their development or distribution.

6. Exhibition and Trade Shows: Explore exhibition and trade shows featuring the latest technology, services, and resources related to filmmaking, including equipment, software, post-production services, and more. This provides insights into the latest industry trends and innovations.

7. Meetings and One-on-One Sessions: Schedule meetings and one-on-one sessions with industry professionals to discuss potential collaborations, projects, or business opportunities. These personalized interactions allow for in-depth discussions and networking.

This is unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of cinema, discover new talent and projects, forge valuable connections, and stay updated on the latest industry trends and developments.

See you in Cannes!


Our Cinematic event in San Sebastian during SSIFF 2024

On 26 September 2024, the picturesque city of San Sebastian became the epicenter of a unique fusion of fashion and film, hosted by the ART SANS FRONTIERES - PONT DE LA PAIX. Coinciding with the prestigious San Sebastian International Film Festival (SSIFF), the event took place at the elegant Hotel de Londres, drawing a vibrant crowd of filmmakers, fashion enthusiasts, investors, and creative professionals.

Fashion Show: A Celebration of Local Talent
The evening began with an exquisite fashion show, spotlighting the innovative designs of a renowned local designer. Models graced the runway in cutting-edge ensembles that seamlessly blended traditional Basque elements with contemporary trends. The collection was met with enthusiastic applause, celebrating the region's rich cultural heritage and its burgeoning fashion industry.

Pitching New Cinematic Projects
Following the fashion show, the focus shifted to the world of cinema. Aspiring filmmakers took the stage to pitch their new and exciting projects to a panel of esteemed producers, investors, and screenwriters. This segment provided a platform for fresh voices in the industry, offering them the opportunity to secure funding and support for their creative visions. The pitches covered a diverse array of genres and themes, reflecting the dynamic and evolving landscape of contemporary cinema.

 Networking Cocktail: Building Bridges in the Film Industry
The event culminated in a networking cocktail, where attendees mingled in a relaxed and elegant setting. The atmosphere buzzed with conversations as film producers, investors, and screenwriters exchanged ideas, forged new partnerships, and explored potential collaborations. The Hotel de Londres provided a stunning backdrop for this gathering, with its historic charm and breathtaking views of the Bay of Biscay enhancing the experience.

A Hub of Cultural Convergence
This ASFPP event was more than just a celebration of fashion and film; it was a testament to San Sebastian's status as a cultural hub. By bringing together diverse creative disciplines, the event underscored the city's vibrant artistic community and its role in fostering innovation and collaboration.

As the San Sebastian International Film Festival continued to draw global attention, the ASFPP's event highlighted the synergy between fashion and film, creating an unforgettable evening that will resonate within the industry for years to come.

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78, Avenue des Champs Elysées
office 562
75008 Paris, France

 

Phone:  +33 6 75 63 00 39

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